Record Information
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Creation date2010-04-08 22:13:26 UTC
Update date2018-01-23 19:55:16 UTC
Primary IDFDB017993
Secondary Accession NumbersNot Available
Chemical Information
FooDB NameOctyl acetate
DescriptionPresent in citrus peel oils, wheat bread, cheddar cheese, wines, banana, sour cherry and other foodstuffs. Flavour ingredient Octyl acetate, or octyl ethanoate, is an ester that is formed from octanol (octyl alcohol) and acetic acid. It is the basis for artificial orange flavoring. Octyl acetate is found in many foods, some of which are alcoholic beverages, milk and milk products, lemon, and fruits.
CAS Number112-14-1
Structure
Thumb
Synonyms
SynonymSource
Caprylyl acetateChEBI
N-Octanyl acetateChEBI
Octyl ethanoateChEBI
Caprylyl acetic acidGenerator
N-Octanyl acetic acidGenerator
Octyl ethanoic acidGenerator
Octyl acetic acidGenerator
1-Octanol acetateHMDB
1-Octyl acetateHMDB
2-Ethylhexyl acetateHMDB
Acetate C-8HMDB
Acetic acid N-octyl esterHMDB
Acetic acid octyl esterHMDB
Acetic acid, octyl esterHMDB
FEMA 2806HMDB
N-Octyl acetateHMDB
N-Octyl ethanoateHMDB
Octanol acetateHMDB
Octyl acetate, normalHMDB
Octyl alcohol acetateHMDB
Acetic acid n-octyl esterbiospider
N-octanyl acetatebiospider
N-octyl acetatebiospider
N-octyl ethanoatebiospider
Octyl acetatedb_source
Octyl acetate (van)biospider
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.039 g/LALOGPS
logP4.12ALOGPS
logP3.02ChemAxon
logS-3.6ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Basic)-7ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area26.3 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count8ChemAxon
Refractivity49.69 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability21.67 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings0ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Chemical FormulaC10H20O2
IUPAC nameoctyl acetate
InChI IdentifierInChI=1S/C10H20O2/c1-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-12-10(2)11/h3-9H2,1-2H3
InChI KeyYLYBTZIQSIBWLI-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Isomeric SMILESCCCCCCCCOC(C)=O
Average Molecular Weight172.2646
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight172.146329884
Classification
Description belongs to the class of organic compounds known as fatty alcohol esters. These are ester derivatives of a fatty alcohol.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassLipids and lipid-like molecules
ClassFatty Acyls
Sub ClassFatty alcohol esters
Direct ParentFatty alcohol esters
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Fatty alcohol ester
  • Carboxylic acid ester
  • Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Carboxylic acid derivative
  • Organic oxygen compound
  • Organic oxide
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Carbonyl group
  • Aliphatic acyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAliphatic acyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
PropertyValueReference
Physical stateLiquid
Physical DescriptionNot Available
Mass CompositionC 69.72%; H 11.70%; O 18.58%DFC
Melting Point-38.5 oC
Boiling PointBp30 112-113°DFC
Experimental Water SolubilityNot Available
Experimental logPNot Available
Experimental pKaNot Available
Isoelectric pointNot Available
ChargeNot Available
Optical RotationNot Available
Spectroscopic UV DataNot Available
DensityNot Available
Refractive IndexNot Available
Spectra
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash Key
ChemSpider ID7872
ChEMBL IDCHEMBL2228456
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
Pubchem Compound ID8164
Pubchem Substance IDNot Available
ChEBI IDNot Available
Phenol-Explorer IDNot Available
DrugBank IDNot Available
HMDB IDHMDB38602
CRC / DFC (Dictionary of Food Compounds) IDHJC69-S:LDK97-P
EAFUS ID2784
Dr. Duke IDOCTYL-ACETATE
BIGG IDNot Available
KNApSAcK IDC00035557
HET IDNot Available
Flavornet IDNot Available
GoodScent IDrw1003461
SuperScent IDNot Available
Wikipedia IDOctyl_acetate
Phenol-Explorer Metabolite IDNot Available
Duplicate IDSNot Available
Old DFC IDSNot Available
Associated Foods
FoodContent Range AverageReference
FoodReference
Biological Effects and Interactions
Health Effects / BioactivitiesNot Available
EnzymesNot Available
PathwaysNot Available
MetabolismNot Available
BiosynthesisNot Available
Organoleptic Properties
Flavours
FlavorCitations
green
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
earthy
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
mushroom
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
herbal
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
waxy
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
Files
MSDSNot Available
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
General ReferenceNot Available
Content Reference— Duke, James. 'Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases. United States Department of Agriculture.' Agricultural Research Service, Accessed April 27 (2004).